Independent motion – can you help?

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What would you give to make a dream come true if you woke to find yourself living a nightmare?

What would you feel if you could never again walk on a beach? Or go out alone in the snow…feel the stillness of a wood or cross a field?

And then, you found a way…

In 2009, my son was a successful young man with a bright future… until he was stabbed through the brain in an unprovoked attack and left for dead in an alley.

He was found almost immediately by passers-by who saved his life. By the time we arrived at the hospital, Nick was being prepared for emergency brain surgery. We were allowed to see him, for a few minutes, to say goodbye. He was not expected to survive…

Over the past couple of years, many in the blogging community have come to know my son and know…

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Jane Dougherty

I used to do lots of things I didn't much enjoy. Now I am officially a writer. It's what I always wanted to be.

12 thoughts on “Independent motion – can you help?”

      1. I often wonder how we can feel so close to people we’ve only ever exchanged short messages with. Is it because there’s no fraud, no superficialities to maintain? We are diplomatic, we try not to hurt feelings, to be helpful, generous with our time. It isn’t every ‘real’ friend who behaves like that.

      2. There are plety online who do abuse the anonymity that is possible, but they are vastly outnumbered by the people who are ‘real’. Perhaps because we are not face to face we feeel safeenough to really open our hearts with online friends…and often they become friends offline too, when distance allows.

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